Antineoplastic agent

Definition

noun

A drug that prevents or inhibit the growth, development, maturation, or spread of neoplastic cells.


Supplement

The antineoplastic agent is the drug used in chemotherapy to kill cancer cells.


Variant: antineoplastic

See also: chemotherapy


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